Real Estate

June 23, 2021
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Renting vs Owning

Owning a Home Has Distinct Financial Benefits Over Renting Recent soaring rent hikes in greater Cincinnati highlight why it’s important to consider owning your home.  The real estate housing crush has prompted landlords to raise rents.  People are caught between […]
June 21, 2021
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Home Sales Are Flying Off the Shevles

Buyers are absorbing homes as fast as they hit the market in greater Cincinnati. The absorption rate is a fancy way to look at how fast the “market” is literally buying homes.  Realtors, banks, housing junkies and relocation companies usually […]
June 16, 2021
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HOA Due Dilligence

Buyers need “due diligence” when review and agreeing to HOA rules and regs.   I’ve covered the topic in the past but with today’s hectic sales market-it’s time to review the basics. Many communities around greater Cincinnati have HOA’s.  The […]
June 14, 2021
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Why It’s Not 2008 Again

Why This Is Not Like 2008 Again According to Keeping Current Matters: During the Great Recession, just over a decade ago, the financial systems the world depended on started to collapse. It created a panic that drove some large companies […]
June 11, 2021

May 2021 Cincinnati Home Sales

Same Old Story for real estate in Cincinnati.  May is another high home sales month.   Property Sales May Property sales were 2,089, up 18.4% from 1,765 in May of 2020 and 4.8% higher than the 1,993 sales last month. May […]
June 7, 2021
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Weekend Real Estate Madness

The Cincinnati real estate market is crazed and crazy!   And the latest trend of listing on Thursday or Friday is making weekends even more hectic. Homes making their first appearance late in the week seems to be here to stay […]
June 4, 2021
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Don’t Skip The Final Walk-Through!

The “final walk-through” is a part of the standard Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors®’ purchase contract. Walk-throughs aren’t home inspections but the final opportunity for buyers to make sure the purchased property is in the same condition as when they […]
June 1, 2021

First Look at May 2021 Home Sales in Cincinnati

Home sales slowed during May.  First look at the single-family home sales through the end of May 2021: May Property sales were 1,865, up 5.7% from 1,765 in May of 2020 and -6.3% lower than the 1,991 sales last month. […]
May 27, 2021
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What Do Experts Say the Housing Market Is heading

Where Do Experts Say the Housing Market Is Heading? As we enter the middle of 2021, many are wondering if we’ll see big changes in the housing market during the second half of this year. Here’s a look at what […]